July 7, 2014 (Toronto, ON) – FlightPath is proud to announce that Mike Giard has joined the FlightPath team as Director of Global Sales & Marketing, Technical Division. In addition, based on his most recent experience, Mike has been assigned the role of Bombardier ATTP Liaison, ensuring dedicated oversight of this most important mandate for FlightPath International.
With 35 years of military and civilian commercial & business aviation experience including nearly 25 years in the technical training arena, Mike brings expertise that will ensure customers can meet the ever changing and complex challenges of the aviation business. Mike’s keen sense of customer needs, combined with his deep, experience-based, understanding of the classroom environment makes him a crucial asset for FlightPath and their customers.
Joining the Canadian Armed Forces as an Avionics Technician in 1979, Mike worked on the C-130 Hercules, Boeing 707, DH Buffalo, CH-147 Chinook helicopter and Challenger 600 & 601. In 1997, Mike joined Bombardier Aircraft Training as a CRJ instructor, where he soon after moved into management positions of increasing responsibility, at one point overseeing as the Chief Instructor of all of Bombardier’s commercial and business aircraft programs. An accomplished program and project manager, he most recently led the development of what is considered one of the most modern and adaptable Practical Training programs to meet the new EASA regulations.
We are proud to welcome Mike to the FlightPath management team. He will be operating from the FlightPath corporate office in Alliston, Ontario.
Director, Global Sales & Marketing, Technical Division
Bombardier ATP Liaison
About FlightPath International Limited
FlightPath International Limited is a Canadian-based, Transport Canada and EASA Approved Training Organization operating in 60 countries throughout the world, providing Pilot, Technical and Operational training, including its world-class Multi-Crew Pilot Licence (MPL) program.
FlightPath offers a comprehensive range of courses to their customers supporting numerous aircraft types manufactured by Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier and Embraer. FlightPath also provides and delivers integrated airline support and training solutions within a flight organization; training pilots, technicians and operational aviation professionals for the most recognized airlines worldwide.
As the exclusive worldwide Authorized Technical Training Provider (ATTP) of Bombardier on the CRJ series of aircraft, FlightPath maximizes customer value through the delivery of quality OEM courseware and programs by means of attracting and retaining the most seasoned instructors in the industry.
FlightPath is a privately held corporation that maintains its head office in Alliston, Ontario, Canada.